Famous quote by Virginia Woolf

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Nothing induces me to read a novel except when I have to make money by writing about it. I detest them
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"Nothing induces me to read a novel except when I have to make money by writing about it. I detest them"

- Virginia Woolf

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This quote by Virginia Woolf speaks with her ridicule for novels and her absence of interest in reading them. She suggests that the only factor she checks out books is when she has to write about them for money. This recommends that she does not discover pleasure in checking out books, which she does not find them to be a beneficial usage of her time. Woolf's sentiment is likely shared by lots of people who do not take pleasure in checking out fiction, and who prefer to invest their time on other activities. Her quote also speaks with the idea that writing about novels is a task, and that it is not always a satisfying activity. Woolf's quote is a reminder that reading is not for everybody, and that it is alright to not delight in books.

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Virginia Woolf This quote is written / told by Virginia Woolf between January 25, 1882 and March 28, 1941. She was a famous Author from United Kingdom. The author also have 73 other quotes.

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